WTA Tour

Halep still out in front as Nottingham boosts Barty

2018-06-18 12:05
Simona Halep (Getty Images)
Simona Halep (Getty Images)

Paris - Simona Halep retained top spot in the WTA Tour rankings on Monday buoyed by having ended her wait for a Grand Slam title at the French Open.

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark stays in second spot ahead of Spaniard Garbine Muguruza, while Roland Garros finalist Sloane Stephens of the United States is up to fourth.

Australian Ashleigh Barty is up a place to 16th after winning on the grass at Nottingham on Sunday.

Top 20 in the latest WTA Tour standings:

1. Simona Halep (ROM) 7 970

2. Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) 6 745

3. Garbine Muguruza (ESP) 6 550

4. Sloane Stephens (USA) 5 463

5. Elina Svitolina (UKR) 5 205

6. Caroline Garcia (FRA) 4 970

7. Karolina Pliskova (CZE) 4 685

8. Petra Kvitova (CZE) 4 610

9. Venus Williams (USA) 3 971

10. Madison Keys (USA) 3 536

11. Angelique Kerber (GER) 3 460

12. Jelena Ostapenko (LAT) 3 392

13. Julia Görges (GER) 3 210

14. Darya Kasatkina (RUS) 3 125

15. Coco Vandeweghe (USA) 2 702

16. Ashleigh Barty (AUS) 2 640

17. Elise Mertens (BEL) 2 635

18. Naomi Osaka (JPN) 2 350

19. Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) 2 145

20. Anastasija Sevastova (LAT) 2 105


Read News24’s Comments Policy


When all is said and done, who of the 'Big 3' in men's tennis ends their career with the most Grand Slams?

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.